|Car types||Compact, Compact estate car, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate estate car, Mini, People carrier, Standard, Standard estate car, Supplier choice|
|Popular agencies||Europcar, keddy by Europcar|
|Compact estate car||£58/day|
|Intermediate estate car||£64/day|
|Standard estate car||£70/day|
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Preston car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Preston.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Preston car rental.
Some car hire companies in Preston which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Hertz and Avis
On average a hire car in Preston costs £22 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at keddy by Europcar (£27/day) and Europcar (£45/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at keddy by Europcar 777 Blackpool Road PR21XH (1 miles from the city centre).
The average price of fuel in Preston is £5.18 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £62 and £83, depending on the car size.
Economy (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Preston.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Manchester airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Sixt, keddy by Europcar, Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, Alamo and Dollar.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Economy car hire in Preston costs £24 per day, on average.
A Intermediate car hire in Preston costs £41 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Preston costs £29 per day, on average.
In Preston, cars are most frequently hired at keddy by Europcar 777 Blackpool Road (1 miles from city centre).
On average hiring a car in Preston costs £153 per week (£22 per day).
On average a car hire in Preston costs £654 per month (£22 per day).
The area around Preston enjoys a mixture of urban areas and rolling countryside, so your hire car should be suited to how you plan on spending your time. The most popular choice of car hire in Preston is Economy class, offering a nice and simple way to get around the city and the surrounding area. If you are planning on spending more time in the rugged Lancashire countryside, then consider hiring a 4X4 at a reasonable price, while travellers may prefer the many other offers available including premium, people carriers, and even luxury cars.
In attempts to bring inner-city traffic under control, many zones now use 20mph speed limits so it is important to be attentive to changing road signs. For the most part, however, the urban areas of Preston have the regular speed limit of 30mph while the major roads and motorways have higher limits.
The average price of petrol in Preston is around £1.20/litre, comfortably below the national UK average. However, within Preston itself, there can be as much as £0.10 difference on the litre between the cheapest and most expensive petrol stations. Great value can be found in supermarket petrol stations, but for specialised fuel or more in-depth car services you may be better served visiting a roadside petrol station from one of the major providers.
Preston city centre is served by four major multi-storey car parks, all of which offer a different variety of services. Avenham Car Park and St George’s Shopping Centre both offer pay and display as well as electrical charging points, as well as a number of virtual paying options that can also be found at Preston Bus Station. For long-term parking, head to Preston Train Station, where you can also book your space in advance. Prices vary, but start from as little as £1.30 an hour.